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Dye Lab

Dark Osaka Shirt Dress


  • Insider Notes

    • This cotton shirt dress by Dye Lab combines dramatic kimono-inspired sleeves with an array of bold prints, in a nod to the brand’s Nigerian roots. The relaxed silhouette has a subtle mandarin collar, a concealed placket, and practical pockets, plus a detachable overlay crafted from handwoven Aso Oke fabric. The asymmetric midi hem is versatile enough to wear with heels to a garden party and sandals on the weekend.

      - Mandarin collar, dropped shoulders, concealed placket, kimono sleeves, side pockets, mid-calf length, side slits
      - Cotton
      - Produced locally in small batches, with the aim of preserving traditional dyeing methods indigenous to the Yoruba people
      - The unique technique inherent to the production process may result in subtle variations and different characteristics of the color and pattern
      - Due to current high demand and limited artisanal capacity, each piece is made to order and may take 2-3 weeks to complete
      - Made in Lagos, Nigeria, ships from Nigeria


    • Lightweight fabric
    • Opaque
    • Relaxed silhouette
    • One size, width: 38"
    • Model is 5'9 tall and is wearing O/S length (47")
  • Shipping & Returns

    • Shipping timelines are subject to the unique nature and craftsmanship of the piece, often in harmony with designers' local artisans. We have partnered with DHL Express to ensure hassle-free global delivery covering 220 countries worldwide, within 3-5 business days of the ship date.

      Industrie Africa accepts returns on regular-priced items that are initiated within 7 days of receipt. For more information, please check where your products are shipping from, and please visit Shipping & Delivery. Unfortunately, exchanges are not possible at this time.


Founded in 2021 by Rukky Ladoja, Nigerian label Dye Lab celebrates the traditional dyeing methods indigenous to the Yoruba people, showcasing the beauty of Adire and Aso Oke materials, as well as lively Batik prints. Every collection is produced in small batches from locally-sourced materials, carefully cut to ensure minimum waste. From kaftans to kimonos: Dye Lab’s streamlined, effortless silhouettes promise to slot seamlessly into every wardrobe.

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